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National Center for Victims of Crime
National Center for Victims of Crime is the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for victims of crime. Our mission is to forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives. We are dedicated to serving individuals, families, and communities harmed by crime. Working with local, state, and federal partners, the National Center:
Provides direct services and resources to victims of crime and victim service providers;
Advocates for passage of laws and public policies that create resources and secure rights and protections for crime victims;
Delivers training and technical assistance to victim service organizations, counselors, attorneys, criminal justice agencies, and allied professionals; and
Fosters cutting-edge thinking about the impact of crime and the ways in which each of us can help victims regain control of their lives.